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Besthill Bridge (That Part in Longdendale), Charlesworth

Description: Besthill Bridge (That Part in Longdendale)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212523

OS Grid Reference: SJ9965993751
OS Grid Coordinates: 399659, 393751
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4405, -2.0066

Location: Mottram Road, Tameside SK14 6AD

Locality: Charlesworth
County: Derbyshire
Country: England
Postcode: SK14 6AD

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Listing Text


7/65 Besthill Bridge
- (that part in
- II
Road bridge of several builds but said to date from 1683
(Pevsner). Irregular squared rubble with dressed stone
parapets. One large pointed arch span which is double-
recessed.Chamfered coping stones to parapet walls which were
formerly hump-backed like the road, both of which are now
flat. A bridge of a particularly wide span if the date-is
to be believed.

Listing NGR: SJ9965993751

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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